2017-01-16T08:00:00Z This is a book about the scientific process and how you apply it to data in ecology. You will learn how to plan for data collection, how to assemble data, how to analyze data and finally how to present the results. The book uses Microsoft Excel and the powerful Open Source R program to carry out data handling as well as producing graphs.
801 pages , HarperCollins Publishers , 1994 Now in its fourth edition, this text continues to present ecology as a series of problems for students to analyze critically. The author emphasizes the role of experiments in testing ecological ideas, discusses many contemporary, controversial problems, and explains all mathematical concepts of ecology and reinforces concepts w...[Read More]
Rewilding means to return to a more wild or natural state; it is the process of undoing domestication. The term emerged from the green anarchism and anarcho-primitivism political theories, in which humans are believed to be "civilized" or "domesticated" by industrial and agricultural progress.
Rewilding is about dismantling the culture of human domestication and returning to the lifeways of pre-a...[Read More]
2010-08-17T07:00:00Z Around the world, consciousness of the threat to our environment is growing. The majority of solutions on offer, from using efficient light bulbs to biking to work, focus on individual lifestyle changes, yet the scale of the crisis requires far deeper adjustments. Ecology and Socialism argues that time still remains to save humanity and the planet, but only b...[Read More]
498 pages , James Lorimer & Company , 1995-01-01 Acknowledgements List of Acronyms Part I 1. Green Dreams (Red Flags) 2. The Handmade Jungle 3. Plane Dollars and Sense 4. A Sierra Club Soiree 5. Enter Brascan 6. An Activist's Progress 7. Cultural Survival 8. Green Grease Part 11 9. Deja Vu 10. The Agenda 11. The Body Shop 12. Flying Down to Rio 13. A Trip to No Man's...[Read More]
Landscape-scale conservation is a holistic approach to conservation, concerned with biodiversity and local economies, agriculture, eco-tourism, geodiversity and the health and social benefits of the environment. Landscape-scale conservation has arisen in response to the challenges of climate change and a perceived excessive focus on site based conservation.